- Rated: R
- Run Time: 2 hours, 1 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: December 5, 2006
- Originally Released: 2006
- Label: Universal Studios
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Snap Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 2.35
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital - English
- Subtitles - English (SDH), French, Spanish - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Deleted Scenes
- Audio Commentary: Bryan Barber - Director
- Deleted Songs - Deleted Outkast Song
- Music Video:
- "Morris Brown" - Big Boi
- "Idlewild Blue" - Andre 3000
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Entertainment Weekly - 09/01/2006
"[A] madly soulful and enjoyable period musical....IDLEWILD is a romp, a ticket to rowdy good times..."
Total Film - 10/01/2006
3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his is a luscious ragtime musical....Surprisingly polished performances from the two leads grab the attention..."
Uncut - 10/01/2006
3 stars out of 4 -- "OutKast's music is impressively varied and dynamic throughout."
Box Office - 10/01/2006
"Especially exhilarating are the dance sequences, anachronistic fusions of hip-hop and swing...cut to a rhythm that emphasizes the moves on show."
Sight and Sound - 10/01/2006
"[Barber] impresses most in purely visual moments. He creates an imaginative inner life for his protagonists."
Ultimate DVD - 03/01/2007
3 stars out of 5 -- "The musical sequences are outstanding, with the exceptional choreography and flashy cinematography more than a match for the big numbers."
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- Theatrical Release: August 25, 2006